Machinery Pete

Articles By Machinery Pete

Recent Auction Prices on Combines
Sep 17, 2019

Machinery Pete: Condition Conundrum

If condition is good and hours are low, buyers have been willing to pay a premium for combines.
Recent Hot Auction Prices on Track Tractors
Aug 13, 2019

Machinery Pete: Heads Turn for Tracks

Mother Nature and an increase in commodity prices drove used track tractor values higher in July 2019.
Machinery Pete: Auction Prices, Second Quarter 2019
Jul 15, 2019

Machinery Pete: Planter Prices Inch Up

Buyers are zeroed in on finding the used planter spec’d out exactly the way they want and need.
Auction Prices on Case IH Magnum 290
Jun 21, 2019

Machinery Pete: Average Doesn’t Cut It

Do you want to get a handle on what’s happening with used farm equipment values in 2019? That’s easy—just study auction prices on Case IH Magnum 290 tractors.
Auction Prices on Two-Wheel-Drive Tractors
Mar 25, 2019

Machinery Pete: 2WD Tractors: In Demand

The seven tractors listed in the data table above are a small sample size, but they certainly affirm a trend I’ve been tracking for the past couple of years.
Auction Prices from January 2019
Mar 18, 2019

Machinery Pete: Still Going Strong

We’re 15 months into strong to slightly rising auction prices on used farm equipment in good condition. Yes, that’s right—even during trade wars and tariff headwinds.
Machinery Pete
Jan 17, 2019

Machinery Pete: 8 Trends Shape Iron ROI

Gazing into the farm equipment crystal ball for 2019 I see:
Feb 20, 2018

Amazing Michigan Farm Family

Little 2 mo. old Brynlee Delynn Domke of Alpena, MI doesn't know it yet, but chances are extremely high that farming will play a large part in her life to unfold. How can I tell?